Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - July 28, 2015
REVISED July 28, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #56

Myakka City Fire Control District Seat Appointments


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Chief Daniel Cacchiotti, Myakka City Fire Control District

Action Requested

Adopt Resolution R-15-129 appointing the Fire Commissioners to fill District Seats 1, 3, and 5; accept resignation of commissioner from District Seat 2; and appoint commissioner to District Seat 2 to fill unexpired term on the Myakka City Fire Control District Board of Fire Commissioners, as listed in the resolution.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Ordinance 07-56

Background Discussion
  • On May 8, 2007, the Board of County Commissioners adopted Ordinance 07-56 providing for the Myakka City Fire Control District.
  • Terms of commissioners appointed to odd-numbered District Seats 1, 3, and 5 expired on May 31, 2015.
  • The District Seat 2 is vacant due to resignation.  The unexpired term expires on May 31, 2017.
  • The vacancies were advertised and applications submitted to Chief Cacchiotti. Four applications were received - one for each district:
    • District 1: Patrick Harper
    • District 2: Jason McKendree
    • District 3: Charles J. Matson
    • District 5: James E. Parker
  • The Board of County Commissioners is requested to appoint one individual to each seat.
  • The term of commissioners appointed to the odd-numbered District Seats commence on June 1, 2015, for a term of four years.
  • The term of the commissioner appointed to the District Seat 2 commences immediately upon appointment and expires on May 31, 2017.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
Resolution prepared by Assistant County Attorney Maureen Sikora.

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Please email a copy of the adopted Resolution to Marianne Lopata at marianne.lopata@mymanatee.org and Dawn Graf at dgraf@myakkafire.org.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  MCFD Harper 06.03.15.pdf
Attachment:  MCFD Matson 06.08.15.pdf
Attachment:  MCFD Parker 06.08.15.pdf
Attachment:  MCFD McKendree 06.08.15.pdf
Attachment:  R-15-129 MCFCD.pdf